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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Bruce Ernest Howard
Stat Years
1963-1968  [mlb] 1963-1968
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
P (120)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
Villanova University (Villanova, Pennsylvania)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago White Sox in 1962
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1963-09-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.165)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [5] BAL [1] WS2 [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13022 ... retro id: howab101 ... mlbam id: 116197
Relations
Father of David Howard
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts50Walks25Hittable71SO/BB31vsPower71Hitting42Durability49Team.543Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.65700057117.0127501490001.536.350.007.414.763.710.64.667
    1963MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.65700057117.0127501490001.536.350.007.414.763.710.64.667
    1964Chicago White SoxALMLBcha19212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf210.81331100022.1102208170010.814.030.003.226.850.812.13.667
    1964MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf210.81331100022.3102208170010.814.070.003.266.920.812.13.667
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLBcha19223Log - Sp - Ext - Perf983.47302211280148.0123615713721209011.327.480.794.387.303.711.67.529
    1965MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf983.47302211280148.0123615713721209011.327.480.794.387.303.711.67.529
    1966Chicago White SoxALMLBcha19234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf952.30272142360149.011048381444858011.036.640.852.665.132.901.93.643
    1966MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf952.30272142360149.011048381444858011.036.640.852.665.132.901.93.643
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha19245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3103.433017104130112.21025543952765031.378.150.724.156.074.391.46.231
    1967MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3103.453017104130112.71025543952765031.378.180.724.176.104.411.46.231
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.771050015031.0301613226191021.818.710.587.555.524.650.73.000
    1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws218256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf145.361370026048.2623029723231001.7511.471.294.254.255.551.00.200
    1968MLB Totals: BAL-WS2byYearMLB----252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf164.77231200311079.7924642949422021.7810.451.025.574.775.230.86.143
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)26313.19120757417451528.74492191874523934924081.307.650.774.075.953.731.46.456
    American League Totals (7 yrs)26313.19120757417451528.74492191874523934924081.307.650.774.075.953.731.46.456
    Chicago White Sox Totals (5 yrs)25252.9197637414341449.03571731453619030722061.227.160.723.816.153.471.62.500
    Washington Senators II Totals (1 yrs)145.411370026048.7623029723231001.7611.581.314.294.295.601.00.200
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)023.771050015031.0301613226191021.818.710.587.555.524.650.73.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3620pL-S-E-P174010000000100000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.3330.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1964Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1921pL-S-E-P238000000000400000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1922pL-S-E-P330411621030041806001.146.222.244.46651103.195.098.2617.8435.294.500.00.0050.0
    1966Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1923pL-S-E-P427432310020151312100.070.180.093.2735241.116.023.0979.6225.002.600.00.0033.3
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1924pL-S-E-P53028151000001903000.179.207.214.4213261.071.035.2633.1328.139.000.00.0020.0
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1625pL-S-E-P6107121012001102000.286.375.8571.2321062.714.571.20010.0010.001.007.010.00100.0
    1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws21825pL-S-E-P61316000000000300001.000.000.000.0001600.000.000.0000.0018.750.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)1201475175117011149113102.116.181.184.365173277.136.068.1636.3628.324.45147.00.5841.2
    American League Totals (7 yrs)1201475175117011149113102.116.181.184.365173277.136.068.1636.3628.324.45147.00.5841.2
    Chicago White Sox Totals (5 yrs)971244154105011045111101.121.191.169.360147215.121.048.1886.8030.614.500.00.0033.3
    Washington Senators II Totals (1 yrs)1316000000000300001.000.000.000.0001600.000.000.0000.0018.750.000.00.000.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)107121012001102000.286.375.8571.2321062.714.571.20010.0010.001.007.010.00100.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLB20P7017.01100221.0000.300.124.3100.012
    1964Chicago White SoxALMLB21P3022.11300441.0001.300.181.9100.012
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLB22P300148.0522102827.9640.900.1818.5100.08
    1966Chicago White SoxALMLB23P270149.01027314037.9251.400.2516.7100.010
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLB24P300112.27230330301.0001.000.2718.5100.08
    1968Washington Senators IIALMLB25P13048.20130113131.0001.000.278.1100.013
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLB25P10031.02501771.0000.700.236.2100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)1200528269446124120.9681.000.230.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1963MLB7----------
    1964MLB3----------
    1965MLB30----------
    1966MLB27----------
    1967MLB30----------
    1968MLB23----------
    Totals120----------